Port Le Grau du Roi

Camargue  >  France

The port of Le Grau du Roi is a nice place to see birds flying to the Camargue.

Added* by klaas vd ploeg
Most recent update 19 March 2023


Port Le Grau du Roi is situated in the Camargue. It is a nice place to see many species of gulls and other birds. When standing on the dam in the port of Le Grau du Roi, you can see many birds traveling from sea, heading for the Camargue. In the harbour of Le Grau du Roi also many birds are looking for food. Many gulls can be seen here, also some rare species such as Slender-billed Gull, Gull-billed Tern and Mediterranean Gull. Of course you can also observe Greater Flamingo flying by.



You can park in the center of Le Grau du Roi, and walk to this place. Click on the P in the map for directions. In summer, make sure to bring water with you!

Terrain and Habitat

City/village , Beach , Sea


Flat , No shadow

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring migration , Autumn migration , Summer


Paved road

Difficulty walking trail

Average walk

Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car , Boat

Birdwatching hide / platform


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